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“Passing” Helps Rebecca Hall Uncover a Family Mystery

"Passing" helps Rebecca Hall bring questions about her grandfather's ethnicity into focus.

Rebecca Hall Discovers Her Ancestors’ Ethnicities

The 1910 census holds clues about the true ethnicity of Rebecca Hall’s grandfather.

Lee Daniels Discovers Surprising Familial Ties

Lee Daniels discovers surprising familial ties between his biological grandparents.

Lee Daniels Is DNA Cousins with Mia Farrow

Lee is shocked when his celebrity DNA cousin is revealed to be Mia Farrow.

One of the Most Prominent African Americans in Washington

A newspaper article reveals the myriad accomplishments of Rebecca’s great-grandfather.

Clues About Lee Daniels’ Fun-Loving Side of the Family

An 1850 census may hold the key to Lee’s affinity to his grandma’s fun-loving family.

Lee Daniels Delves into a Special Family Connection

Lee Daniels learns about his ancestors’ very restrictive “free” existence in Delaware.

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